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BARKLEY DAM DAM (Lake Barkley)

Field Descriptions

Dam Name: BARKLEY DAM
Other Name: LAKE BARKLEY
Former Name: NONE
State/Federal ID: 00940
NID ID: KY03001
Longitude: -88.22
Latitude: 37.02
County: LYON
River: CUMBERLAND
State: KY
Nearest City: SMITHLAND
Distance: 30.00 miles
Own_name Name: CELRN
Owner Type: FEDERAL
Dam Designer: CELRN
Private Dam? NO
Dam Type: Earth
Gravity
Core: Core (Position)
Earth (Type)
Known (Certainty)
Foundation: RSK
Purposes: Hydroelectric
Flood Control and Storm Water Mgmt
Navigation
Recreation
Year Completed: 1966
Dam Length: 10180.00 feet
Maximum Discharge: 520000 cu ft/sec
Maximum Storage: 2082000 acre-feet
Normal Storage: 869000 acre-feet
Surface Area: 57920 acres
Drainage Area: 17598 square miles
Hazard Potential: HIGH
Emergency Action Plan? YES
Inspection Date: 7/12/1996
Inspection Frequency: 5.00
State Regulated Dam? NO
State Regulating Agency: NONE
Spillway Type: CONTROLLED
Spillway Width: 660.00 feet
Outlet Gates: T12
Number of Locks: 1
Length of Locks: 800.00 feet
Lock Width: 110.00 feet
Federal Funding Agency:
Federal Design Agency: Department of Defense;
U.S. Army Corps of Engineers
Federal Construction Agency: Department of Defense;
U.S. Army Corps of Engineers
Federal Regulatory Agency: Department of Defense;
U.S. Army Corps of Engineers
Federal Inspection Agency: CE
Federal Operating Agency: Department of Defense;
U.S. Army Corps of Engineers
Federal Owner (Agency): Department of Defense;
U.S. Army Corps of Engineers
Other Federal Agencies: Department of Defense;
U.S. Army Corps of Engineers
Source Agency: Department of Defense;
U.S. Army Corps of Engineers
Dam Federal Webpage: Internet URL

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